Summer of Same: August 2009 | 29 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM
With names like Tarantino, Lee, and Zombie, the final month of the season pulls out all the film geek stops. Still, the only guarantee is familiarity, not freshness.
Serious Men, Inglourious Basterds | 12 Jul 2010 // 2:00 AM
While Inglourious Basterds is about a band of freedom fighters standing against the Nazis, rather than one man’s inward crisis with the riddle of existence itself, there is a profound and personal moral center to the Basterds’ struggles, a “seriousness.”
Inglourious Basterds: The Trouble with Tarantino | 20 Aug 2009 // 10:31 PM
In the case of Quentin Tarantino’s Inglorious Basterds, the film doesn’t just have greatness in it, there’s mighty rivers of greatness simply leaking out of the thing.